Wanda Mitchell, Ed.D., vice president for inclusive excellence, provides the university community an update on diversity and inclusion initiatives at VCU.
Read President Michael Rao's update to the university on actions around diversity and inclusion
Young African leaders gather at VCU for public management and leadership institute
The news from this weekend has sadly spoken to the delicate nature of the lives that Equality VCU has long sought to protect and ensure were treated equitably as members of the VCU community. We express our heartfelt condolences to community members in Orlando and their families and friends.More news »
Diversity is absolutely essential at a research university, just as it is in life. It is an indispensable part of the learning process. It shapes what we learn and how we learn it, how we solve problems, how we interact with one another, and how we think about ourselves and each other.Michael Rao, Ph.D., president, Virginia Commonwealth University and VCU Health System